A three-year-old boy has died after an accident in East Finchley on Wednesday evening.

He was on foot when he was involved in an accident with a car at 7pm on East End Road. The driver of the car, a Toyota Rav4, stopped after it happened.

The little boy was taken by ambulance to hospital but his life could not be saved.

No one has yet been arrested. Detectives are hoping a witness may have dash cam footage which could help the investigation into what happened.

Anyone who can help is asked to call the Met’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 020 8246 9820.